Man charged with aiding suicides ordered off Net

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) - A former Minnesota nurse accused of going online and encouraging depressed people to kill themselves has been ordered to stay off the Internet while his cri..
Read More

Netherlands puts suspected pirates on trial

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Five suspected pirates went on trial Tuesday in the Netherlands in what is thought to be the first trial in Europe of pirate suspects.
Read More

Gulf oil plume darker; not good news, expert says

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Mia Carter

WASHINGTON (AP) - Live video of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill shows the underwater plume getting significantly darker. A top oil engineering expert says that suggests heavier, more-..
Read More

Proposal Moves Up Vote on Gays in the Military

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON (AP) - Gay rights groups are urging quick congressional approval of a proposal to repeal the ban on gays serving openly in the military while allowing the Pentagon to co..
Read More

Mote to Launch Robot off Key West to Search for Oil

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jenelle Shriner

On Tuesday, May 25, Mote Marine Laboratory scientists will launch an underwater robot about 15 miles from Key West to patrol for oil over the Continental Shelf north and west of th..
Read More

Thaksin facing Thai terrorism charges

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Thailand issued an arrest warrant for its former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra on terrorism charges related to riots that crippled Bangkok recently, his lawyer says.
Read More

Unrest spreads in Jamaica over drug suspect extradition attempts

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Violence in Jamaica surrounding the planned extradition to the United States of an alleged drug kingpin continued Monday, with police saying a number of people had died in an attack on the suspect\'s stronghold in West Kingston.
Read More

Data recorder found at Air India crash site

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A team from the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board is in India to assist in the investigation of a plane crash in the country\'s south that killed 158 people.
Read More

Oil spill possible after ships collide off Singapore

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

An estimated 2,000 tonnes of crude oil may have spilled into the sea when two ships collided off Singapore\'s southeastern coast Tuesday, the Port Authority of Singapore said.
Read More

Gunshots heard in Haitian tent city

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Gunshots rang out and the smell of tear gas filled the air in a crowded tent city outside Haiti\'s destroyed presidential palace Monday night in one of the most serious confrontations since an earthquake decimated the city.
Read More

BP executive defends oil spill response

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two top Obama administration officials head to Louisiana on Monday to assess the response to the massive oil spill as the administration sends mixed messages about BP\'s effort to cap the gusher.
Read More

U.S. tells BP to cut use of oil dispersants

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The federal government has instructed BP to scale back its use of oil dispersants in the Gulf of Mexico, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson said Monday.
Read More

The Korean War never ended

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Korean War began 60 years ago on June 25, 1950, and it still hasn\'t ended. Fighting on the Korean Peninsula may have stopped with a cease-fire in July 1953, but North and South Korea have remained in a tense state of armed truce ever since, with open warfare just a hair-trigger away.
Read More

Unrest spreads in Jamaica

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Violence in Jamaica surrounding the planned extradition to the U.S. of a drug kingpin continued Monday, with shots fired at police officers as they sought to clear blocked roads in Kingston, police said.
Read More

BP exec acknowledges public frustration over spill

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Chandler Friedman

BARATARIA BAY, La. (AP) - The BP executive in charge of fighting the Gulf of Mexico oil spill said Monday his company knows people are frustrated by its failure to plug the well th..
Read More

U.S., South Korea to conduct joint exercises

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The U.S. military will conduct joint exercises with the South Korean military in response to that country\'s announcement that North Korea was behind the recent sinking of one of its warships, the Pentagon said Monday.
Read More

Israel denies apartheid South Africa nuke talks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Israel \"has never negotiated the exchange of nuclear weapons with South Africa,\" its president\'s office said Monday, after a British newspaper claimed such talks had taken place.
Read More

Astronauts Inspect Shuttle Atlantis For Trip Home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Space shuttle Atlantis' astronauts surveyed their ship using a newly repaired instrument that scanned for damage Monday, two days ahead of their return ..
Read More

President Wants to Force Votes on Spending Cuts

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama on Monday is sending legislation to Congress that would allow him to force lawmakers to vote on cutting earmarks and wasteful programs from..
Read More

Husband of Actress Brittany Murphy Found Dead

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The husband of Brittany Murphy was found dead at his Los Angeles home late Sunday, five months after the Hollywood actress died, police said. Firefighters respon..
Read More

Log In
Already a member?
Register
Sign up to contribute your own photos, videos and articles or comment on articles
First name is required and must be letters only.
Last name is required and must letters only.
An email address is required.
A password is required.
A password confirmation is required.
×